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With the help of Calabrian crime families, do Europeans consume more cocaine than Americans?

Arguably, more cocaine now is consumed in Europe than in the United States, and the European cocaine trade is controlled by a loose Italian confederation of southern Calabrian crime families known as the Ndrangheta in alliance with the Colombian syndicate that produces the drug. For more, see here.

Posted by David Fahey on December 27, 2007 at 08:05 PM in Cocaine, Colombia, European Union, Italy, United States | Permalink